Closure of I-65 ramp at I-265/KY 841 in Jefferson County August 10-13

-A A +A

 Louisville, KY (August 8, 2018) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 office advises motorists of a ramp closure this weekend at the interchange of I-65 and I-265/KY 841 (Gene Snyder Freeway) in Jefferson County. Contract crews will be replacing expansion joints in a bridge over I-65 that is part of a ramp.

The exit ramp from I-65 North to KY 841 West (Exit 125B) is scheduled for closure from 9 p.m. on Friday, August 10 until 5 a.m. on Monday, August 13. Motorists should follow the signed detour via I-65 North to KY 1065/Outer Loop (Exit 127), turn left onto Outer Loop, access I-65 South and proceed to KY 841 West.

This work is part of a KYTC construction project on the Gene Snyder Freeway between I-65 and KY 864 (Beulah Church Road), mile markers 10.2 to 15.6.  Hall Contracting of Kentucky, Inc. was awarded a $6.94 million contract for this work. The project is scheduled for completion in November 2018.

The date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.  Visit goky.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5 and twitter.com/KYTCDistrict5 .